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Information on Oban

The Town of Oban is located in Scotland. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Town hall of Oban at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall office by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Oban council addressObanCivic centre Oban
Kilmory, Lochgilphead

Argyll, PA31 8RT
United Kingdom

Work+44 01546605522
Phone number of Oban council01546605522
International: +44 01546605522
Email of Oban councilNot available
Official website of Oban
Mayor of ObanDavid Kinniburgh

Demography of Oban

Name of Oban inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population8 180 inhabitants108 / 799
Population density in ObanNot available

Information on Oban

Cities twinned with Oban
Ireland GoreyUnited States Laurinburg
Natural parksOban isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Oban

Oban Airport 4.2 miles
Glenforsa Airfield 18.3 miles
Colonsay Airport 38.6 miles

Oban territory

Oban areaNot available
Oban altitude46 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 56.4152
Longitude: -5.47105
Latitude: 56° 24' 55'' North
Longitude: 5° 28' 16'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

What is Oban close to?

Oban neighbouring municipalities
TobermoryNeighbouring townsDunbeg
Oban neighbouring municipalities
Dunbeg 2.4 milesInveraray 19.8 milesBallachulish 22 miles
Lochgilphead 26.1 milesTobermory 27 milesArdrishaig 28 miles
Kinlochleven 28.3 miles  

Distance between Oban and other main cities and towns

London : 403 milesBirmingham : 308 milesLeeds : 238 miles
Glasgow : 61 miles closestSheffield : 263 milesBradford : 234 miles
Manchester : 241 milesEdinburgh : 95 milesBristol : 363 miles
Liverpool : 231 milesCardiff : 354 milesWakefield : 246 miles
Coventry : 320 milesWigan : 229 milesDudley : 302 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Leisure and activities in Oban surrounding area

No activities found in town Oban